VITEEE - Exam Pattern

Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination 2021

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VITEEE 2021 Exam Pattern (New): Marks Distribution, Questions Type

Updated On - May 11 2021 by Anusha Pachauri

VITEEE 2021 Exam Pattern has been released by the Vellore Institute of Technology. VITEEE exam pattern defines vital information regarding the entrance exam such as mode of examination, marking scheme, number of questions, and more. The VITEEE entrance test 2021 will have an Aptitude section as a new section consisting of 10 questions. This aptitude section of VITEEE will be added to existing subjects: Maths or Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and English. VITEEE is a university level exam conducted every year by the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) for UG engineering courses. Candidates can go through the article below to know the complete format of the VITEEE 2021 Exam Pattern.
VITEEE Latest Update:
  • VITEEE 2021 entrance exam will have Aptitude as new sections comprising 10 questions.

VITEEE 2021 Exam Pattern

Vellore Institute of Technology will conduct VIT Engineering Entrance Examination 2021 for admission in the UG engineering course. Candidates can check the complete VIT entrance exam pattern/paper pattern mentioned below:

  • Mode of Examination: The exam will be conducted through Online mode (CBT) in three slots per day.
  • Exam Duration: The time allotted for the exam will be 150 minutes (two and a half hours).
  • Slot Timings: The exam will be conducted in 3 slots:
    1. I Slot: 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
    2. II Slot: 12:30 - 03:00 pm
    3. III Slot: 04:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Question Paper Type: The type of questions asked in the exam will be Multiple Choice Question (MCQ).
  • Language of Paper: The exam will be conducted in the English Language.
  • VITEEE Total Marks: The entrance exam will be of 125 marks.
  • Subjects: The questions in the VITEEE exam will be asked from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology, English, and Aptitude.
  • VITEEE Marking Scheme: The candidate will get 1 mark for every correct answer and no marks will be deducted for incorrect answers.

Subject-Wise distribution of question and the details of the VITEEE marking scheme are given in the table below:

VITEEE 2021 Marks Scheme
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VITEEE 2021 Syllabus

The candidates must refer to the VITEEE 2021 syllabus before starting their preparation for the exam as it will help them to know the subject wise weightage so that candidates can prepare accordingly. VITEEE 2021 Syllabus has been released by VIT university on the official website. Candidates are advised to study and prepare for VITEEE 2021 entrance exam strictly as per the VIT entrance exam pattern. The exam consists of four sections Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology, and English. VIT University Vellore conducts VITEEE for admission of qualified candidates in VIT Vellore and its campus in Chennai, VIT Bhopal, and VIT Andhra Pradesh. 

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